Van Halen Vocabulary

Reprinted from Paste magazine (Feb. 8, 2012):

As David Lee Roth reunites with his old band, we look back at some of the most-used words in Van Halen singles from 1972 to 1985.

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So true about the Sammy era, too. Take a look at song titles of singles alone: “Love Walks In”, “When It’s Love”, “Why Can’t This Be Love” also “Can’t Stop Lovin’ You”.

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Zack Cyphers
    Feb 13, 2012 @ 15:13:14

    They were all about the love. I like the way they designed the graph. Do you ever check out this site? http://graphjam.memebase.com/

    Reply

  2. edcyphers
    Feb 13, 2012 @ 16:33:58

    I like it!

    Reply

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